One of our top ten bestselling essential oils, this sensual and floral oil has soothing properties and helps to relieve emotional stresses during tense times. Known for its sweet, exotic scent and relaxing fragrance, it’s distilled from the delicate flowers hand-picked for us in Madagascar. We pay a fair price, plus an additional premium for community projects, for this beautifully calming essential oil.

  • Key benefit: Relaxing
  • Latin name: Cananga odorata
  • Country of origin: Madagascar
  • Blends beautifully with: grapefruit, bergamot and patchouli

Works well with:

  • Grapefruit Organic Essential Oil
  • Bergamot Organic Essential Oil
  • Patchouli Organic Essential Oil

Bath & Shower

Inhale the aromatic stream while your skin absorbs all the benefits of the oil. For adults, add up to 5 drops in 2 tbsp bath oil, shower gel, full fat milk or carrier oil. For children over 2 years old or adults with sensitive skin, reduce the amount to up to 2 drops per 2 tbsp.


This technique helps to clear your head and nose. For adults, add 4–6 drops to a bowl of steaming water, pace a towel over your head and breathe. Children over 2 years old, adults with sensitive skin and asthmatics should not inhale directly. Instead, place the bowl of hot water with added oils in the room nearby.


Relaxes your body and mind while helping to soothe aching muscles. For adults, use up to 15 drops in 2 tbsp of base oil. For children over 2 years old or adults with sensitive skin, use up to 6 drops in 2 tbsp of base oil.

Diffusers & Burners

A natural air freshener, this technique creates a relaxing ambiance and mood. For adults, add 1–3 drops in a diffuser or burner. For children over 2 years old, add 1–3 drops in a diffuser.

WARNING: Do not use undiluted on the skin. For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of reach of children. Flammable. Use within 12 months of opening.
Cananga Odorata Flower Oil

Customer Reviews

Based on 46 reviews

Ylang Ylang Organic Essential Oil 10ml


Amazing quality!

Mark S.
Ylang ylang

This oil is so intoxicating and relaxing. I love wearing it on a cold dark morning to lift the spirits

Marina S.
Love this oil

Use this oil for over 20 years, but Neal's yard is the best quality.
Using it on my hair ( mixed with conditioner). My hair is very long and I love that comforting smell when I am brushing my hair.

Lovely sensual oil

This smells divine. I add a few drops to bath salts or room spray and find it instantly soothing.

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Wonderful Ylang ylang oil

A wonderful scent that I love putting in my oil burner or even add a couple
drops to my bath.

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Ylang Ylang Organic Essential Oil

Love this, I use it daily. NYR products have been my mainstay for YEARS!

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